Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Image Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Image Processing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Image Processing
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 366 384 389
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5 -21
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.006% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.007% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
South East median daily rate £750 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +134.38% +16.36% -11.29%
10th Percentile £725 £320 £263
90th Percentile £775 £320 £288
England median daily rate £350 £333 £356
% change year-on-year +5.26% -6.67% +14.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 26
South East median hourly rate £60.00 - £37.50
England median hourly rate £32.50 - £37.50

Image Processing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13836 13829 15777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.87% 82.62% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8286 8360 9398
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
10th Percentile £263 £251 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 551 603
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.65
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Image Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Image Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Image Processing in the South East

Image Processing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Image Processing in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Image Processing in the South East

Image Processing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Image Processing in the South East

Image Processing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Image Processing within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 4 - -
Thames Valley -7 1 £750 +134.38%
Berkshire - 1 £750 -
Image Processing
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Image Processing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Image Processing.

1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) JAXB
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Mocha
1 2 (40.00%) NumPy
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra

Image Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) HBase
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Mocha
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (40.00%) GUI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Documentum Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Payments Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Payments Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Chai
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) D3.js
1 2 (40.00%) ggplot
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JAXB
1 2 (40.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
1 2 (40.00%) NumPy
1 2 (40.00%) OpenCV
1 2 (40.00%) OpenLayers
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree